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Fender’s River Road Resort, Needles, California

Fender’s River Road Resort, Needles, California

This funky little 1960’s-era resort is minutes off of interstate I-40. It’s a perfect place to get away and relax in your very own comfortable room, or your own RV space with full hookups, or you can even pitch a tent right down by the Colorado River. At Fender’s River Road Resort, families and groups of… Read More

Flagstaff KOA Campground, Arizona

Flagstaff KOA Campground, Arizona

The Flagstaff KOA is a beautiful mountain campground set at 7000 feet amongst tall pine trees at the base of the San Francisco Peaks. The summer temperatures are in the high 80’s during the day and low 50’s at night. The front desk staff are pleasant and helpful and the shower rooms are warm and… Read More

Flamingo Inn, Elk City, Oklahoma

Flamingo Inn, Elk City, Oklahoma

The Flamingo Inn is a classic motel on Route 66 and has been nicely remodeled without ruining the all important “Route 66” feel. It is an inexpensive stay with plenty of charm and character. Each renovated room comes with a large flat-screen TV, good internet service, microwave, coffee machine and mini fridge. The owners are very welcoming… Read More

Galco’s Old World Grocery, LA, California

Galco’s Old World Grocery, LA, California

Devoted to the art of soda pop and supporting the small businesses behind each bubbly drink, Galco’s Soda Pop Stop features more than 700 flavors of soda at its Los Angeles storefront and nationwide through its online shop at www.sodapopstop.com. As you wander through the store you pass through a rainbow of soda colors, most of which… Read More

Gary’s Gay Parita, Ash Grove

Gary’s Gay Parita, Ash Grove

“Here you can meet a real “Route 66 Man”. He can give you some precious information about your trip, he can tell you the story of his life, and you can take some wonderful pics in his old gas station. Don’t miss it!” Kindly recommended by  Eleonora, Italy garysgayparita.com   Read More

Gateway Arch, St Louis

Gateway Arch, St Louis

An iconic image of St Louis, the Gateway Arch stands 192m tall and 192m wide at it’s base making it the US’s tallest monument. Visitors can reach the observation deck via an elevator sytem comprised of a series of small pod-like trams. On a clear day the view can stretch for 30 miles! www.nps.gov/jeff/index.htm   Read More

Grand Canyon Caverns, Arizona

Grand Canyon Caverns, Arizona

Fancy spending the night in what is described as the “oldest, darkest, deepest, quietest, and largest suite room in the world”? Well, as of 2010, now you can at the Grand Canyon Caverns! The only room in the caverns is 22 stories down and over 65 million years old! Tours of the caverns depart every… Read More

Grand Canyon, Arizona

Grand Canyon, Arizona

Okay – so it’s not actually situated on Route 66 but it’s hard not to admit that the Grand Canyon makes for an awesome side-trip! Since it’s birth Route 66 has guided many families on vacation towards the Grand Canyon. And why not? It’s situated only an hour from both Williams and Kingman making it easily… Read More

Grants / Cibola Sands KOA Campground, NM

Grants / Cibola Sands KOA Campground, NM

Setup is easy with tent village sites, cabins, and up to 85-foot-long pull thru sites – with up to 50-amp service and plenty of room for slide-outs. Relax with free cable TV at your RV site or take a walk amid ancient lava beds. Dinner is easy with delicious Campground Cuisine dinners delivered to your… Read More

Guest House Motel, Carthage, Missouri

Guest House Motel, Carthage, Missouri

“An amazing house over 100 years old and the owners were incredible. We had the whole house to ourselves, the breakfast was great value for money, it really was home from home with a difference. Also it is really close to the Cars on the Route gas station in Galena Kansas.” “If you can time… Read More